Turkey: Nils Muižnieks concerned by third consecutive Istanbul Pride ban

Human rights commissioner Nils Muižnieks has expressed his concern at the third consecutive ban on the annual Pride march in Istanbul.

France: Court rules against DNA database conviction

The case concerned the applicant’s refusal to undergo biological testing, the result of which was to be included in the national computerised DNA database (FNAEG).

France: Court rejects DNA database complaint

The case concerned the refusal of applicants Felix Dagregorio and Alain Mosconi, to undergo biological testing, the results of which were to be included in the national computerised DNA database (FNAEG).

Podcast: Conference on smuggling of migrants

Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland warned today against the dual problems of smuggling and human trafficking.

Anti-racism and discrimination experts publish annual Europe survey

Surging nationalist populism, the integration of migrants and the response of European governments to Islamist terrorism, are key developments confirmed in the 2016 annual report of the european Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI).